Adult singles chating
New to fishing in the winter months for kings when we can't find pogies easily. Where around the tower should I look for cigar minnows on the bottom to jig sabiki rigs for them? They should continue this weekend as nothing dramatic with weather this week and it is settling from cold front on Monday Pogies are up and down the beach, usually better off Long Beach.
If I need to go somewhere else before I go to the tower to jig them I will too. They will get harder to catch now as they being to 'run' vs "ball".
Once water gets higher into the grass, bait and fish start to spread out.
As far as the OIB bridge goes, the black drum bite has been hit or miss there lately.
Thanks Stephen, Last there hours of falling tide and first three hours of rising tide has always been the best tide to target most all species.
Low tide concentrates the bait in the deeper water and the predators often follow.
The best time of year to fish the gulf stream is May as that is when the migration of mahi and blackfin tuna occurs. mullet minnows/pogies/mud minnows The reds will start showing up at jetties when mullet and ribbonfish arrive which should be in September.
Also the world famous fall pogy pod bite will begin for giant reds on the beach front.
Put a coat hanger thru it and drop down on your downrigger to the bottom. They should be on the nearshore to midshore wrecks.
Also I have seen several different brands that you have used, What do you recommend? don't know impact to inlet but generally, our inlet is ok.